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Finally he was the Mike Wallace of businesses that's the best way I could explain Dan -- The man -- single handedly changed the face of financial reporting by getting in the face of those until we were reporting.
But did not only reached the corner office he crested and now like Mike Dan.
He's gone -- died this past weekend the sad thing -- Fewer know Dan and they do -- even though my -- given in the business today and forever changed business.
Any change the behavior of those who run business.
Up until then came along financial news was dull and CEOs -- their latest mrs.
as -- from I don't know Mount Olympus.
Imagine there are at this scrappy reporter.
But with the -- outfits in the thick accent from Brooklyn no less I once called -- the Colombo of cats the unassuming Peter -- aren't there.
For ever underrated by his subjects until it was way too late.
Dan was that guy so connected so plugged in prize you might you couldn't afford to tune him out -- knows a lot of CEOs drive.
But whether the Wall Street Journal or business week or CNN or CNBC.
Dan was a guy you did not -- he didn't just report on the markets Dan moved the markets I remember a while I was at CNBC in those early days.
When you really have the network people would call in and ask to be put on a hole.
Just so they could hear -- reports.
Our frequent chats would become the stuff of legend I was just along for the ride.
They saved it and could be used by those trying to pump the stock dump the stock plummet -- he would tell me.
I know each side has an agenda so -- reported each side and let viewers decide think fair and balanced in those days for the money set.
Without Dan Dorfman we probably have no Charlie Gasparino think about that may be known Neil Cavuto all parents the soft.
That's how big -- deal band wants not only among my fellow Disney or reporters where we revered our first million dollar star.
The where we are -- to this day but the guy who never once acted like it.
Whereas they used to so often kid in remotely dressed like it who's uniquely Garrett shirt and tie combinations.
Well we're almost stands way of making fun of the stardom of at all and himself -- was that it.
As the years wound on a day and retired we've exchanged notes is humorous takes on.
What I did wrong his insight on what was happening on Wall Street that would always always be right it was clear.
Mike Wallace got big leagues wedding Dan Dorfman did something more he got him talking.
Business news has never been the same.
Thank you -- I miss anybody -- to.
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